Asia Regulatory & Financial Crime Compliance Conference – Agenda


The Asia Regulatory & Financial Crime Compliance Conference offers a combination of presentations, interactive workshops and networking opportunities. Please view the detailed agenda below that lists topic descriptions, speakers and the overall layout of the day. As part of the Asia Regulatory & Financial Crime Compliance Conference we have arranged for discounted rooms at the venue, please click here for the discounted rate.

Agenda

Timing Session
8:00 – 9:00 am Registration and Welcome coffee
9:00 – 9:30 am Accuity Keynote & Plenary

Speaker:

  • David Wilson, Chief Operating Officer, Accuity
9:30 – 10:15 am Panel discussion: Global best practices and updates in regulation: What can Asia expect?

Speakers:

  • Bharath Vellore, Managing Director – APAC, Accuity
  • David James, HMRC Fiscal Crime Liaison, British High Commission
  • Yvette Cheak, MD Ace Compliance Ptd
  • Andrew Glover, Regional Director (Asia Pacific), International Compliance Association
10:15 – 10:45 am Coffee & Networking Break
10:45 – 11:15 am Presentation: The Changing nature of Terrorist Threats : CFT Approaches and Policies across Asia

Speaker:

  • Rohan Gunaratna, Professor of Security Studies, Head ICPVTR, RSIS, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Q&A session facilitated by:

  • Bharath Vellore, Managing Director – APAC, Accuity
11:15 am – 12:00 pm Panel discussion: The next wave of Compliance – DNFBP’s : Implications & the road ahead

Speakers:

  • Dave Loeser, Director, Product Management, Accuity
  • Suressh S, Partner, Eversheds
  • Maya Deering, Maven Diligence
  • Chan Ee Lin, Director, Wealth Management Institute, Singapore
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 – 1:45 pm Panel discussion: Best practices when preparing for an AML regulatory audit

Speakers:

  • Jennifer Locker, Chief Marketing Officer, Accuity
  • Joanna Pearson, Partner, Simmons & Simmons JWS
  • Sin Yee Koh, Director, Compliance & Regulatory Consulting, Duff & Phelps
  • Kevin Toreson, Senior Director, AML Compliance, Silicon Valley Bank, China
1:45 – 2:15 pm Presentation: The future of compliance screening – How prepared are you?

Speaker:

  • Jason Tan, Partner, Forensic, KPMG
2:15 – 3:00 pm Panel discussion: How is North Korea evading UN sanctions – What should institutions watch-out for?

Speakers:

  • Sophie Lagouanelle, Head of Solutions, Risk & Compliance
  • Richard Carrick, Regional Head Financial Crime Assurance (APAC), Barclays
  • Jon Yeo, Chief Compliance Officer, APAC, Maybank
  • Nicholas Turner, Economic Sanctions, Clifford Chance
3:00 – 3:30 pm Coffee & Networking Break
3:30 – 4:00 pm Presentation: Uncovering sanctions risks & regulatory responses in trade screening

Speaker:

  • Rahul Oberai, Regional Director – APAC South, Accuity
4:00 – 4:45 pm Panel discussion: How to drive Financial Inclusion and low-risk banking in high-risk countries?

Speakers:

  • Saurabh Nagar, Manager, Business Solutions Group – APAC, Accuity
  • David James, HMRC Fiscal Crime Liaison, British High Commission
  • Kevin Toreson, Senior Director, AML Compliance, Silicon Valley Bank, China
  • Daphne Ng, CEO – JEDTrade, Secretary General – ACCESS, Singapore Fintech Association
4:45 – 5:00 pm Closing address & remarks

Speaker:

  • Bharath Vellore, Managing Director – APAC, Accuity
5:00 pm Drinks & Networking

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